Texas Forensic Science Commission

Justice Through Science

Dr. Vincent J.M. Di Maio

Presiding Officer

Dr. Vincent J.M. Di Maio
  • Dr. Di Maio was the Deputy Chief Medical Examiner in Dallas County from 1972 to 1981 and the Chief Medical Examiner in Bexar County from 1981 to 2006.
  • He obtained his medical degree from SUNY—Downstate Medical Center—in Brooklyn, New York in 1965. He is board-certified in Anatomical, Clinical and Forensic Pathology.
  • Dr. Di Maio received the Jean R. Oliver, M.D. Master Teacher Award, presented by the Alumni Association of SUNY—Downstate Medical Center.
  • He also received the Milton Helpern Award, presented by the Pathology/Biology Section of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences and the Milton Helpern Laureate Award, presented by the National Association of Medical Examiners.
  • Dr. Di Maio is the author of many scientific publications, articles, letters and medical school textbook chapters.



Former Chief Medical Examiner, Bexar County
San Antonio, Texas
Appointed By: 
Appointment Date: 
Monday, October 31, 2011
Appointment Expiration: 
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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